Education / Educación
Higher Ed in the 23rd District of Texas gets $1.7 Million
0 | By Jose Borjon
Washington, D.C..- U.S. Representative Pete P. Gallego (D-Alpine) announced today that three institutions of higher learning in the 23rd District of Texas received federal grants totaling $1,724,893. The federal grants are made available through the U.S. Department of Education to help Hispanic students earn post baccalaureate degrees and to improve or add graduate degrees and courses.
SA Kids attend To Win Initiative at Attendance Month Proclamation
0 | By Sandy Levy
San Antonio.- The P16Plus Council of Greater Bexar County unveiled the results of the 2013-2014 SA Kids Attend To Win initiative on Wednesday, September 9 at San Antonio’s new Pre-K 4 SA East Center. The SA Kids Attend To Win initiative worked with 33 schools during the school year and reached upwards of 14,000 students. The group announced a 35.4 percent increase in attendance in schools that participated in the initiative.
St. Anthony Catholic High School offering Deans Transfer Grant
0 | By Margaret Garcia
San Antonio.- St. Anthony Catholic High School (SACHS) is proud to offer a $3,000 Deans Transfer Grant to new students interested in attending SACHS. The grant will be awarded to ten students transferring from a non-private Bexar County school and entering into 9th or 10th grade at SACHS.
St. Philip’s College receives grant from U.S. Department of Education
0 | By John Dendy
San Antonio.- St. Philip’s College is among 95 Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in 19 states, the District of Columbia and the U.S. Virgin Islands strengthening their academic resources, financial management systems, endowment-building capacity and physical plants as a result of a grant awarded to the college by the U.S. Department of Education on Aug. 7.